Organoelement Chemistry Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University




  1. On-surface smooth polymerization of 5,11-bianthryl-anthradithiophene
    S. Kasahara, M. Ohtomo*, R. Hayashi, N. Fushimi, J. Yamaguchi, K. Matsuo, N. Aratani, S. Sato*, H. Hayashi*, H. Yamada*
    Chem. Lett., 2024, , in press.
    DOI: 10.1093/chemle/upae036
  2. Synthesis of 1-Adamantylaminogermylene and Its Chalcogenation Reactions
    M. Yukimoto*, K. Kanda, T. Aoki, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh*
    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2024, , in press.
    DOI: 10.1002/ejic.202300663
  3. Enhanced Host-Guest Interaction between [10]Cycloparaphenylene ([10]CPP) and [5]CPP by Cationic Charges
    E. Kayahara*, Y. Mizuhata, S. Yamago*
    Beilstein J. Org. Chem., 2024, 20, 436-444.
    DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.20.38
  4. Synthesis of π-conjugated polycyclic compounds by late-stage extrusion of chalcogen fragments
    A. Okba, P. S. Marqués, K. Matsuo, N. Aratani, H. Yamada, G. Rapenne, C. Kammerer*
    Beilstein J. Org. Chem., 2024, 20, 287-305.
    DOI: 10.3762/bjoc.20.30
  5. Potassium 2-Germanaphthalenide: An Isolable Polycyclic System of Germanium-Incorporated Anionic Benzenoid
    S. Tsuji, N. Tokitoh, H. Yamada, Y. Mizuhata*
    Inorg. Chem. Front., 2024, 11, 400-408.
    DOI: 10.1039/D3QI02183A
  6. Small Molecule Activation Based on Novel Heavier Group 13/15 Interelement Compounds, λ3,λ3-Phosphanylalumanes
    T. Yanagisawa, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh*
    Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn., 2024, 97, bcsj.20230186.
    DOI: 10.1093/bulcsj/bcsj.20230186


  1. Single-Photon Emission from Organic Dye Molecules Adsorbed on a Quantum Dot via Energy Transfer
    M. Yoshioka, M. Yamauchi, N. Tamai, S. Masuo*
    Nano Lett., 2023, 23, 11548-11554.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.202314329
  2. One-Dimensionally Arranged Quantum-Dot Superstructures Guided by a Supramolecular Polymer Template
    M. Yamauchi*, K. Nakatsukasa, N. Kubo, H. Yamada, S. Masuo*
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, 63, e202314329.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.202314329
  3. The Reduction of Metallabenzenes: Different Scenarios Highly Dependent on the Central Group 14 Elements, Si vs. Ge
    S. Tsuji, N. Tokitoh*, H. Yamada, Y. Mizuhata*
    Chem. Asian. J., 2023, 19, e202300945.
    DOI: 10.1002/asia.202300945
  4. Complexation study of a 1,3-phenylene-bridged cyclic hexa-naphthalene with fullerenes C60 and C70 in solution and 1D-alignment of fullerenes in the crystals
    P. Mei, H. Morimoto, Y. Okada, K. Matsuo, H. Hayashi, A. Saeki, H. Yamada*, N. Aratani*
    RSC Adv., 2023, 13, 33459.
    DOI: 10.1039/d3ra06526j
  5. Mixed-Ligand Approach to Palladium-Catalyzed Direct Arylation of Heteroarenes with Aryl Chlorides: Controlling Reactivity of Catalytic Intermediates via Dynamic Ligand Exchange
    M. Wakioka,* K. Hatakeyama, S. Sakai, T. Seki, K. Tada, Y. Mizuhata, T. Nakazato, S. Koguchi, Y. Shibuya, Y. Maruyama, M. Ayabe
    Organometallics, 2023, 42, 3454–3465.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.organomet.3c00409
  6. An Unsymmetrical 5,15-Disubstituted Tetrabenzoporphyrin: Effect of Molecular Symmetry on the Packing Structure and Charge Transporting Property
    K. Miyazaki, K. Matsuo*, H. Hayashi, M. Yamauchi, N. Aratani, H. Yamada*
    Org. Lett., 2023, 25, 7354-7358.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.orglett.3c02815
  7. Recent progress in the chemistry of heavy aromatics
    S. Fujimori, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh*
    Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series B, 2023, 99, 480-512.
    DOI: 10.2183/pjab.99.027
  8. Synthesis and characterization of novel hydrodigermenide and digermyne radical anion
    Y. Mizuhata,* W. Ijichi, R. Nishino, T. Kato, E. Kayahara, S. Yamago, N. Tokitoh*
    Polyhedron, 2023, 244, 116614.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2023.116614
  9. A Multiple Stimuli-responsive Supramolecular Organic Framework under Concomitant Emission Color Changes
    H. Tanaka, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh, R. Miyamoto, K. Kanamori, H. Kaji*
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 2023, 127, 20459–20465.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.3c03459
  10. Unusual nuclear exchange within a germanium-containing aromatic ring that results in germanium atom transfer
    R. Nishino, N. Tokitoh,* R. Sasayama, R. Waterman, Y. Mizuhata*
    Nature Commun., 2023, 14, 4519.
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-023-40188-y
  11. Solid-state Chromism of Zwitterionic Triarylmethylium Salts
    K. Iwai, Y. Mizuhata,* T. Nakamura, M. Goto, A. Wakamiya, Y. Shimakawa, N. Tokitoh*
    Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2023, 31, e202300337.
    DOI: 10.1002/ejic.202300337
  12. Isomer-Selective Conversion of Au Clusters by Au(I)-Thiolate Insertion
    Y. Chiga, R. Takahata, W. Suzuki, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh, T. Teranishi*
    Inorg. Chem., 2023, 62, 10049-10053.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.3c01442
  13. Enhancing NIR-to-visible photon upconversion in cast solid by introducing bulky substituents in rubrene and by suppressing back energy transfer
    A. Sawa, S. Shimada, N. Tripathi, C. Heck, H. Tachibana, E. Koyama, T. Mizokuro, Y. Hirao, T. Kubo, N. Tamai, D. Kuzuhara, H. Yamada, K. Kamada*
    J. Mat. Chem. C, 2023, 11, 8502-8513.
    DOI: 10.1039/D3TC00853C
  14. Synthesis of polyacene by using a metal-organic framework
    T. Kitao, T. Miura1, R. Nakayama, Y. Tsutsui, Y. S. Chan, H. Hayashi, H. Yamada, S. Seki, T. Hitosugim, T. Uemura*
    Nat. Synth., 2023
    DOI: 10.1038/s44160-023-00310-w
  15. Germaaromatic Compounds
    Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh
    Organogermanium Compounds: Theory, Experiment, and Applications, ed. by V. Ya. Lee, 2023, chapter 11.
    DOI: 10.1002/9781119613466.ch11
  16. Highly Robust and Antiaromatic Rhenium(I) Rosarin
    X. Lv, H. Gao, F. Wu, N. Liu, S. Ueno, X.-L. Yang, T. Zhang, N. Aratani, H. Yamada, F. Qiu, Z. Shen, S. Xue
    Inorg. Chem., 2023, 62, 4747-4751.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.3c00061
  17. Bent Dithienoporphyrin( Synthesis, Structure, Optical and Electronic Properties, and Metal Complexation
    X. Lv, H. Morimoto, N. Liu, D. Kuzuhara,* N. Aratani, H. Yamada, F. Qiu,* S. Xue*
    J. Org. Chem., 2023, 88, 3466-3473.
    DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.2c02520
  18. Enhanced Four-Electron Oxygen Reduction Selectivity of Clamp-Shaped Cobalt(II) Porphyrin( Complexes
    S. Xue, W. R. Osterloh, X. Lv, N. Liu, Y. Gao, H. Lei,* Y. Fang, Z, Sun, P, Mei, D. Kuzuhara, N. Aratani, H. Yamada, R. Cao, K. M. Kadish,* F. Qiu
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, 62, e202218567.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.202218567
  19. An Atropisomerism Study of Large Cycloarylenes: [n]Cyclo-4,10-Pyrenylenes’ Case
    R. Kurosaki, H. Morimoto, K. Matsuo, H. Hayashi, H. Yamada*, N. Aratani*
    Chem. Eur. J., 2023, ,in press.
    DOI: 10.1002/chem.202203848
  20. Possibilities and Limitations in Monomer Combinations for Ternary Two-Dimensional Covalent Organic Frameworks
    M. Suzuki*, M. Miura, E. Ohkubo, H. Karimata, N. Aizawa, H. Yamada, K. Nakayama*
    J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2023, 145, 3008-3015.
    DOI: 10.1021/jacs.2c11520
  21. Non-Polymer Organic Solar Cells: Microscopic Phonon Control to Suppress Non-Radiative Voltage Loss via Charge-Separated State
    T. Nagatomo, A. Vats, K. Matsuo, S. Oyama, N. Okamoto, M. Suzuki, T. Koganezawa, M. Fuki, S. Masuo*, K. Ohta*, H. Yamada*, Y. Kobori*
    ACS Physical Chemistry Au, 2023, 3(2), 207-221.
    DOI: 10.1021/acsphyschemau.2c00049
  22. Synthesis and Characterization of a Polystyrene-Type Polymer Bearing a Cyclic Perfluoroalkylene Group
    T. Hisa, Y. Kanno, T. Shirai, T. Oshiki, Y Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh, H. Fukumoto, T. Agou
    Polymer, 2023, 265, 125588.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2022.125588
  23. Synthesis of Twisted [n]Cycloparaphenylene by Alkene Insertion
    T. Terabayashi, E. Kayahara*, Y. Zhang, Y. Mizuhata, N. Tokitoh, T. Nishinaga, T. Kato, S. Yamago*
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2023, 62, e202214960.
    DOI: 10.1002/anie.202214960
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